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Researcher: Azad, M (Dr Samad Azad)

Fields of Research

Environment and resource economics
Agricultural economics
Comparative economic systems

Research Objectives

Other environmental management
Productivity (excl. public sector)
Economic growth
Ecological economics
Agricultural and environmental standards and calibrations

Career Best Publications

Double Transplanting: Economic Assessment of an Indigenous Technology for Submergence Avoidance in the Flood-prone Rice Environment in Bangladesh; International Association of Agricultural Economists Conference
Economic Assessment of an Indigenous Technology in Bangladesh; Agriculture in Developing Countries: Technology Issues
Efficient water use for sustainable irrigation industry; Water Resources Management
Evaluation of Salinity Offset Programs in Australia; Use of Economic Instruments in Water Policy – Insights from International Experience
Hybrid Rice: Economic Assessment of a Promising Technology for Sustainable Food Grain Production in Bangladesh; Hybrid Rice: Economic Assessment of a Promising Technology for Sustainable Food Grain Production in Bangladesh
Measuring environmental efficiency of agricultural water use: A Luenberger environmental indicator; Journal of Environmental Management
Using ecological indices to measure economic and environmental performance of irrigated agriculture; Ecological Economics
Using Luenberger environmental indicator to measure environmental efficiency of agricultural water use; 11th annual International Water Resource Economics Consortium (IWREC): Efficiency and water conservation: methodologies and case studies

Research Publications

Double Transplanting: Economic Assessment of an Indigenous Technology for Submergence Avoidance in the Flood-prone Rice Environment in Bangladesh; International Association of Agricultural Economists Conference
Economic and environmental efficiency of irrigated agriculture in the Murray-Darling Basin; Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society (AARES) 54th National Conference
Economic Assessment of an Indigenous Technology in Bangladesh; Agriculture in Developing Countries: Technology Issues
Economics Benefits towards Cattle Raising: Insights from Farmers’ Practices; The Bangladesh Rural Development Studies
Economics of salinity effects from irrigated cotton: an efficiency analysis; Water Economics and Policy
Economics of Wheat Production in Bangladesh: A Micro Level Study; Bangladesh Journal of Extension Education
Efficient water use for sustainable irrigation industry; Water Resources Management
Environmentally Adjusted Productivity and Efficiency Measurement: A New Direction for the Luenberger Productivity Indicator; 21th Annual Conference of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists
Environmentally Adjusted Productivity and Efficiency Measurement: A New Direction for the Luenberger Productivity Indicator; 2015 Agricultural & Applied Economics Association and Western Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting
Environmentally Adjusted Productivity and Efficiency: Concept, Methods and Empirical Works – An Analytical Review; New Direction in Productivity Analysis and Efficiency Analysis: Counting the Environment and Natural Resources
Evaluation of Salinity Offset Programs in Australia; Use of Economic Instruments in Water Policy – Insights from International Experience
Factors influencing adoption, productivity and efficiency of hybrid rice in Bangladesh; Journal of Developing Areas
Hybrid Rice: Economic Assessment of a Promising Technology for Sustainable Food Grain Production in Bangladesh; Hybrid Rice: Economic Assessment of a Promising Technology for Sustainable Food Grain Production in Bangladesh
Luenberger environmental indicator: A new approach to measure productivity and efficiency; 2014 Asia Pacific Productivity Conference
Management Dynamics and Resource Use Efficiency in Cattle Raising; Bangladesh Journal of Animal Science
Measuring environmental efficiency of agricultural water use: A Luenberger environmental indicator; Journal of Environmental Management
Measuring environmental efficiency of agricultural water use: A Luenberger environmental indicator; IWA International Conferences of Economics and Assets Management
Measuring Environmental Performance of Irrigated Cotton Enterprises; 52nd Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society Conference
Measuring Natural Capital on Agricultural Farms; 60th Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society Conference
Measuring water use efficiency in Australian agriculture: A non-radial DEA approach; the 2013 AARES annual conference
New Direction in Productivity Measurement and Efficiency Analysis: Counting the Environment and Natural Resources; Edward Elgar Publishing
New direction of Luenberger environmental indicator for environmental efficiency measurement; 58th AARES annual conference
Population Dynamics of Soil and Root Nematode in Rice-wheat Cropping System; The Agriculturists
Production of Hybrid (Alok 6201) and HYV Rice: Who Pays More?; Pakistan Journal of Applied Sciences
Productivity Potentials of Salt Affected Areas: Insights from Farm Level Survey; International Conference on ‘Managing the Coastal Land-Water Interface in Tropical Delta System
Profitability and Resource Use Efficiency of Commercial Dairy Farms in Dhaka and Gazipur Districts; Bangladesh Journal of Animal Science
Saving water for the environment: Incorporating ecological characteristics in the environmental performance index; Fourth World Congress of Environmental and Resource Economists (WCERE)
Socio-economic Evaluation of Hybrid Rice Cultivation: the Bangladesh Case; International Rice Research Institute
Technical efficiency of shrimp farms in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam; Economic Transition and Natural Resource Management in East and Southeast Asia.
The 1998 Flood: Losses and Damages of Agricultural Production in Bangladesh; Online Journal of Biological Science
The Economic Scenario of Subsistence Crop Wheat: A Micro Level Study; The Agriculturists
The Role of Multinationals in Providing Water Services: Are They More Efficient?; Governance of the Global Sanitation and Water Services Market
The Role of Multinationals in Providing Water Services: Are they More Efficient?; Managing the Globalization of Sanitation and Water Services: ‘Blue Gold’ Regulatory and Economic Challenges
Using a non-radial approach for determining water use efficiency of irrigated agricultural enterprises; IWA International Conferences of Economics and Assets Management
Using ecological indices to measure economic and environmental performance of irrigated agriculture; Ecological Economics
Using environmentally adjusted efficiency technique to measure natural capital on farms; Environmentally Adjusted Productivity and Efficiency
Using Luenberger environmental indicator to measure environmental efficiency of agricultural water use; 11th annual International Water Resource Economics Consortium (IWREC): Efficiency and water conservation: methodologies and case studies
Valuing Natural Capital on Farms: A Soil Natural Capital Indicator
Valuing on-farm natural capital – A new productivity and Efficiency model; Asia-Pacific Productivity Conference (APPC)
Vietnam’s Experience with Hybrid Rice Cultivation: An Economic Assessment; International Rice Research Institute

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision